Individual elements are carved, inscribed, inlaid with polymer checkerboards, and antiqued.
Before 2009, purchased from the artist by Elise Winters and Sherwood Rudin of Haworth, NJ; gift of Winters and Rudin to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)
Gift of Elise Winters and Sherwood Rudin
- Victoria Ellis Hughes, American, born 1958
Depth x length: 1.3 x 54.6 cm (1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Polymer clay, glass, serpentine, ostrich shell, pearl, carnelian, and mother-of-pearl